Southwest Conservation Corps hiring students for largest summer yet

FARMINGTON – After more than 20 years in the area, the Southwest Conservation Corps is gearing up to hire one of its largest summer youth crews yet. The program plans to hire about 65 students,...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2020 | CATEGORY: News

Calendar of Events

These events will take place Feb. 8-14: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday Feb. 8, Seed exchange and Pine River Garden Club meeting, Pine River Library, 395 Bayfield Center Drive. Bring containers for seeds....

DATE: Feb. 6, 2020 | CATEGORY: News

Exchange seeds on Feb. 8 in Bayfield

Bring extra seeds to trade and join the Pine River Garden Club and local neighbors for a day full of garden stories, advice and seeds from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at Pine River Library,...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2020 | CATEGORY: News

Pottery birdhouse workshop Feb. 10, 17 at Bayfield library

The Pine River Library will host a two-part pottery birdhouse making workshop from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 10, and Feb. 17 at the library, 395 Bayfield Center Drive. Local potter Erin Weybright...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2020 | CATEGORY: News

Trump applauds U.S. economic growth in State of the Union

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump commended the country’s economic growth under his administration in the State of the Union address Tuesday night. The speech was the first time Trump addressed...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2020 | CATEGORY: News

Effort to jump start local insurance pool gains traction in Southwest Colorado

The high cost of health insurance has made it nearly impossible for some small-business owners across Southwest Colorado to offer the benefit to employees, including Peter Schertz, co-owner of...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2020 | CATEGORY: News

Monthly knitting circle hosted by Pine River Library

The Pine River Library will host a monthly knitting circle from 1 to 3 p.m. each first Thursday of the month, Feb. 6, at the library, 395 Bayfield Center Drive. All are welcome. New knitters are...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2020 | CATEGORY: News

Chain laws in effect for Southwest Colorado mountain passes

Chain and traction laws were in effect Monday for Coal Bank, Molas and Red Mountain passes for a snowstorm hitting the high country of Southwest Colorado. According to the Colorado Department of...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2020 | CATEGORY: News

Manna helps Fort Lewis College students enroll in federal food assistance

A Durango nonprofit began work in January at Fort Lewis College to break the stereotype that students should exist on ramen noodles. Instead, the group is helping students enroll in federal...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2020 | CATEGORY: News

On Wednesday, Durango Diaries to host discussion about S-E-X

Durango Diaries, the biweekly storyteller series hosted by The Durango Herald , is back Wednesday with three local sex experts who will share stories about questions they encounter when it comes to...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2020 | CATEGORY: News

Ignacio girls honor silenced during victory over Nucla

IGNACIO – When Sky Hawk Nation Drum Group drummer Paige Burgess began beating the ceremonial drum at the SunUte Community Center on Saturday in Ignacio, every hit reverberated across the gymnasium...

DATE: Feb. 1, 2020 | CATEGORY: News

Long waits persist for those in need of food stamps, Medicaid and cash assistance

Residents in need of Medicaid, food stamps and cash assistance face long waits – weeks to months – to receive benefits as a result of computer software problems that have wreaked havoc on work flow...

DATE: Feb. 1, 2020 | CATEGORY: News

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